14 days in East Coast of USA & New Orleans Itinerary

14 days in East Coast of USA & New Orleans Itinerary

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14 days in East Coast of USA & New Orleans Itinerary

Milan
Fly + shuttle:  14​h 45​min
Marathon
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Key West
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
New Orleans
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  8​h
Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard
— 3 nights
Fly:  15​h
Milan

3
days
Marathon

Marathon ©
A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
Escape the urban bustle at Dolphin Research Center and Bahia Honda State Park. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Sombrero Beach and Sunset Park Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Marathon: Islamorada (Waterskiing & Jetskiing & Robbie's of Islamorada). There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at The Turtle Hospital and kick back and relax at Anne's Beach.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Marathon trip itinerary planner.

Milan, Italy to Marathon is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 6 hours. Traveling from Milan in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Marathon, with lows of 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can drive to Key West.

Things to do in Marathon

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trips

Islamorada, Bahia Honda State Park, Sunset Park Beach
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Sombrero Beach ©
Sombrero Beach
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park

2
days
Key West

Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour and then take a memorable drive along The Overseas Highway. On your second day here, get engrossed in the history at Truman Little White House, then identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, and then cast your line with a fishing tour.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Key West holiday builder app .

You can drive from Marathon to Key West in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 31°C. On the 3rd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Key West

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Wildlife
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Fort Zachary Taylor ©
Fort Zachary Taylor

2
days
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Royal Street, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral, then examine the collection at Mardi Gras World, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Garden District. Keep things going the next day: learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum and then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the New Orleans itinerary app .

Traveling by flight from Key West to New Orleans takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Key West in August: highs in New Orleans hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 32°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Oak Bluffs.

Things to do in New Orleans

#Museums, #Historic Sites, #Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Nature & Wildlife Tours
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The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Blaine Kern's Mardi Gras World ©
Blaine Kern's Mardi Gras World

3
days
Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard

Oak Bluffs ©
Oak Bluffs is a town located on the island of Martha's Vineyard in Dukes County, Massachusetts, United States. You'll get in some beach time at Menemsha Hills and Katama Beach/ South Beach. Visiting Menemsha Public Beach and Lighthouse Beach will get you outdoors. Venture out of the city with trips to Gay Head Lighthouse (in Aquinnah) and Lucy Vincent Beach (in Chilmark). Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Lambert's Cove Beach, enjoy the sea views from Edgartown Lighthouse, and don't miss a visit to Flying Horses Carousel.

To find traveler tips and tourist information, go to the Oak Bluffs online vacation planner .

Do a combination of flight and bus from New Orleans to Oak Bluffs in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of flight and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from New Orleans to Oak Bluffs is 1 hour. Traveling from New Orleans in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be much colder in Oak Bluffs, with lows of 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Oak Bluffs

#Beaches, #Outdoors, #Parks

Side Trips

Edgartown, Chilmark, Lambert's Cove Beach, Gay Head Lighthouse, Menemsha Public Beach
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Menemsha Hills ©
Menemsha Hills
Katama Beach/ South Beach ©
Katama Beach/ South Beach
Lambert's Cove Beach ©
Lambert's Cove Beach

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